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Monday, May 17, 2004

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My password? ... for a bar of chocolate?

From Bruce Schneier's Crypto-Gram newsletter comes a link to Passwords revealed by sweet deal - BBC/ 20 April 2004.

More than 70% of people would reveal their computer password in exchange for a bar of chocolate, a survey has found.

It also showed that 34% of respondents volunteered their password when asked without even needing to be bribed.



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